The Music Room Episode 9: Indian Music on Western Instruments Part 2

In anticipation of the world premiere of Ravi Shankar’s only opera Sukanya, the Bagri Foundation presents the ninth episode of The Music Room, a short online film series, exploring dialogues between classical Indian and Western music with the opera’s conductor David Murphy.

 

In the penultimate episode of the series, David Murphy gives an exciting glimpse of Sukanya which premieres this Friday. David goes behind the scenes, attending the opera’s rehearsals and speaking with Ravi Shankar’s daughter sitar legend Anoushka Shankar, who has worked with David in bringing the opera into fruition.

 

This is a video by Box Clever Media Limited.